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Current Warnings
 

New South Wales/ACT Forecast

  • Saturday Showers and possible storms in the east. Hot in the northwest, milder elsewhere.

  • Sunday Showers and storms possible in the east. Hot and dry in the northwest, warm elsewhere.

  • Monday Showers and storms possible in south and east. Very hot in the northwest, cooler at the coast.

  • Tuesday Showers and possible storms in the southeast. Hot in the north, cool under any showers.

  • Wednesday A few showers and storms over the northeast. Warm northerly winds.

NSW/ACT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 22/03 Thu 23/03 Fri 24/03

35.6°C

Tibooburra Ap
Hottest

39.6°C

White Cliffs Ap

40.4°C

Wanaaring

40.0°C

Tibooburra Ap

40.4°C

Wanaaring

10.1°C

Thredbo Top Station
Coldest

6.3°C

Thredbo Top Station

3.1°C

Thredbo Top Station

5.0°C

Perisher Valley

-0.7°C

Perisher Valley

SSW 33km/h

Windy Point
Windiest

92km/h

Norah Head

75km/h

Wattamolla

61km/h

Cape Byron
-
no rain last hr Wettest

64.0mm

Bungwahl

76.4mm

Drake

15.0mm

Yamba

15.4mm

Evans Head
New South Wales/ACT's Records for March
Max Min Rain
Highest 46.7°C at
Bourke in 1889
Lowest -0.6°C at
Thredbo Top Station in 1970
Highest 30.6°C at
Lake Cargelligo Ap in 1991
Lowest -7.2°C at
Kiandra Chalet in 1964
Highest 434.0mm at
Broadwater Sugar Mill in 1974

New South Wales/ACT Daily Summaries

Saturday March 25, 2017
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Station
(Ungroup by district)
Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am
°C °C °C °C mm
19 +1 - - 5
17.0 +0.7 - - 0.2
14.2 +1.5 - - 0.4
13 +2 - - 13
13 +3 - - 0.0
12.2 +1.5 - - 0.0
9 +0 - - 0.0
10.6 -3.7 - - 12.0
17 +3 - - 0.0
19.9 +5.6 - - 0.0
17.7 +4.3 - - 0.0
24.6 +6.3 - - 0.0
22.8 +7.7 - - 0.0
10  
A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.
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